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Old May 22, 2008, 4:20 AM   #1
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How will an Olympus Zuiko 50mm auto-s f/1.8 lens work on my E-510 ?

Will it be full manual ? AF will be manual but what about other controls ?






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Old May 22, 2008, 5:33 AM   #2
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Hi,

The lens you mention will work quite well on the E-510 provided you use an adapter to allow you to mount the legacy lens to a four/thirds camera.

The adapter can be purchased on EBay for around 25dollarsUS. The lens will have to be focused manually and will not work in Auto or Program mode.

For a complete explanation take a look at this article when you have a chance:

http://www.wrotniak.net/photo/43/e300-omz.html

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Old May 24, 2008, 2:54 PM   #3
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Hi,

Your post prompted me to pull outmy OM50mm F1.8 lens. Hadn't used it for some time now. Took a few pics. Here's one attached:

http://www.pbase.com/zig123/image/97550732/large



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